Elizabeth Kolbert is an American journalist and author from New York. She currently lives in Massachusetts where she is a visiting fellow at Williams College. In addition to The Sixth Extinction, she is best known for her work for The New Yorker magazine, writing and commenting on the topic of environmentalism. She studied literature at Yale University and went on to be awarded a Fulbright Scholarship to study at the University of Hamburg in Germany. In 2015, she was awarded a Pulitzer Prize for The Sixth Extinction. Read more about Elizabeth at this link here.
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